AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X Review & Specs

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X (12-Core/24-Thread) 4.3 GHz Max Boost 38MB Cache (YD292XA8AFWOF)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X (12-Core/24-Thread) 4.3 GHz Max Boost 38MB Cache (YD292XA8AFWOF)


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Game, Stream, and Create with 12 Cores and 24 Processing Threads
Incredible 4.3 GHz Max Boost Frequency, with a huge 38MB Cache
Unlocked, with automatic overclocking via the new Precision Boost Overdrive (PBO) feature
Quad-Channel DDR4 and 64 PCIe lanes, the most bandwidth and I/O you can get on Desktop Processor
180W TDP, CPU Cooler Not Included

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Specs Overview

Release Date December 2018

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Series Ryzen Threadripper
Socket sTR4
Integrated Graphics None
CPU Cores 12
CPU Threads 24
CPU Clock Rate 3500MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 4300MHz
TDP 180W
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 12 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 1TB
Cache L3 32MB

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For serious Enthusiasts, Prosumers and Creators, AMD created the new 2nd Gen Ryzen Thread ripper 2920X. When you need to Game, Stream, and produce content simultaneously, 12 high-performance cores capable of processing 24 parallel threads stand ready to create content and stream your gameplay. The Ryzen Thread ripper 2920X delivers serious computing power for your most demanding tasks and entertainment.

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For providing an impressive amount of value at it's $649 price tag, the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X is awarded the PC Perspective Editor's Choice award. For enthusiasts looking to step up their core count, but don't necessarily have a need for 16 core, the 2920X is a great entry to the Threadripper platform.


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The Ryzen Threadripper 2920X is an incredible value proposition for professionals on a tight budget, and serves up performance rivaling Intel processors that are several hundred dollars pricier. It will play your games just fine with all the eye candy you want, although if gaming is your machine's predominant occupation, you're recommended to seek ...


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The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X is a offers great performance and a fantastic value as a HEDT processor. However, don't expect this processor to offer the best performance for its price. Instead, much of this chip's value comes from its X399 chipset...

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